FORD'S POTATO SOUP

Ford's Potato Soup Recipe

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carol benoit

By
@cajuncooker1948

I got this recipe from my good friends, the Fords. All my friends and family, loved it then and still enjoy it after all these years!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
butter
1 lb
chopped lean bacon
1 bunch
celery, finely chopped (in processor)
4 medium
yellow onions, finely chopped (in processor)
6 c
cubed white potatoes
1 small
can evaporated milk (optional)
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make FORD'S POTATO SOUP

Step-by-Step

  • 1Add butter to 5 to 6 quart pot on medium heat.
  • 2Add bacon and saute' until it looks like it's half done.
  • 3Put about a cooking spoon of onions and celery into the bacon and saute' for several minutes.
  • 4Add a cup of water, potatoes, onions and celery.
  • 5Add enough water to cover potatoes.
  • 6Cook on medium heat, stirring occasionally.
  • 7Potatoes will begin to become tender and begin breaking up and making the consistency of soup creamy.
  • 8You want to have some lumps of potatoes, but more creamy and soupy.
  • 9When you are ready to serve, you can add the can of evaporated milk if desired.

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About FORD'S POTATO SOUP

Course/Dish: Cream Soups, Other Soups
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #whole, #bunch-celery